Do you want to be a leader in your field and make it difference in Pakistan? Apply now for your opportunity to gain a world class education and became an emerging leader for development with strong links to Australia. An Australia Awards HEC scholarship provides you with the opportunity to gain Masters level course from an internationally recognized qualification from an Australian university. It includes all the necessary support and funding to complete your study. Your Career will benefit from new knowledge, leadership skills and the links you create both in Australia and through our global alumni network. On your return home you can make a vital contribution to the social and economic development of Pakistan.
Australia Awards are prestigious international Scholarships and Fellowships funded by the Australian Government for Pakistani students through Higher Education Commission(HEC) platform. Australia is going to offer sublime opportunity for the Pakistani dynamic students to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia. Australia HEC Scholarships are purely for Pakistani students.Qualified and Dynamic students are strongly encouraged to apply over Australia HEC Scholarships in order to explore their vision into worldwide as well. Australia Awards HEC Scholarships are long term development awards administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Areas of Study for Australia Awards HEC Scholarships
- Education (including early childhood, basic and higher education).
- Health (limited to public health and nutrition).
- Economic growth (including agriculture and rural development, international trade and economics, mining, water resources management and business management).
- Gender Equality.
- Good Governance and Stabilization.
Australia Awards HEC Scholarships Benefits:-
- Australia Awards HEC Scholarships are offered for a maximum of two years, inclusive of any preparatory training.
- Return air travel.
- Contribution to living expenses.
- Full tuition fees.
- A one-off establishment allowance on arrival.
Australia Awards HEC Scholarships 2018 Pakistan Apply Online Last Date Procedure
- Candidate must have completed 16 years of education.
Aspirants must have minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing the Scholarship
- One should applying for a Masters level course.
- Must not be above than age of 45 years.
- Candidate should have the ability to take up the Scholarship in the year for which it is offered.
- He/She must provide a Police Security Clearance Certificate at the time of visa application.
- Candidate must not hold another scholarship.
- Candidate must be Pakistani citizen and are currently residing in Pakistan for at least 24 months.
- Candidate must satisfy all requirements of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) for an Australian Student Visa sub-class 500.
- Applicant not have held a foreign scholarship in the 24 months preceding the application (24 months are calculated from the date of arrival back in Pakistan to the closing date for receipt of applications)
- Applicants should be able to demonstrate the capability to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements for the Scholarship at the time of application. The accepted English language tests are IELTS and TOEFL undertaken at the candidate’s own expense. The required IELTS score is an overall band of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0, or a paper-based TOEFL overall score of at least 580, with a minimum of 4.5 in the test of written English, or an internet-based TOEFL score of at least 92, with a minimum of 21 in all sub-tests.
Awardees are required to sign a contract with the Commonwealth of Australia declaring they will follow the conditions of the Scholarship to return to Pakistan for at least two years after completing their Scholarship, to contribute to the economic and social development of the country. In case of failure to do so will incur a debt to the Commonwealth of Australia for the total value of the Scholarship.
How To Apply?
The Application Process and Procedure to apply is open and competitive, providing equal opportunities to all eligible people regardless of gender ethnicity or disability as well. The simplest Procedure to apply over Australia Awards HEC Scholarships is being given in following Links.
Last Date to Apply:-
Deadline of submission of application online for Australia Awards HEC Scholarships is 30th April, 2018. For getting more updated Information in this regard keep in touch with us accordingly.
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